Our adventure starts at 09:00 am. We’ll take you from your hotel or the apartment where you stay.
We head to Stara Zagora city. This is the 5th largest city in the country. It’s built on top of an old Roman village called Irinopolis. Many valuable mosaics, tombs, and antiques from the old ages have been found there. A part of the antique theatre is still well preserved.
Todays Stara Zagora streets are still following the plans and routes of the ancient Romans roads and together we will discover their secrets.
In our full day city tour of Stara Zagora we will see:
The Palace of Justice
Architectural estate – “Museum of the religions”
The Opera house – the biggest opera in Balkans
The massive remains of the ancient Roman city of Ulpia Augusta Traina.
A private Roman home where you can see a late antiquity mosaics.
“Neolithic villages” museum
Regional History Museum – Stara Zagora
Umbrella hill and the unique monument “The Defenders of Stara Zagora” which is 50 meters high and was erected in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Liberation from Ottoman rule. It’s situated in the place where the bloodiest battles happened.
For lunch, we’ll enjoy typical Bulgarian cuisine in a local restaurant.
Around 4:00 pm we drive back to Plovdiv.